A true story (and a stuffed fable) all about marriage, forgiveness, and hope.
Kanye, Bieber, Nacho and Jesus? This isn’t the setup to a bad joke…it actually goes to the deepest truths about humanity (without the help of eagle powers).
Refuse to get pinned as the invitation of God is brought to bear on a famous atheist and fans of wrestling.
Does the disaster of the FYRE festival seem familiar to you? It should and here’s why.
Celebrating the ant in a world full of “anti” this and that.
You want a short devotional on Good Friday? As you wish.
Two good things to help you (or your kids) find rest.
In episode 3 of the Cross-Cutting Culture Podcast we dive into Christopher Nolan’s film, The Prestige. Listen in and join the conversation in our Facebook group.
The second episode of the Cross-Cutting Culture Podcast dives into Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The first episode of the Cross-cutting Culture Podcast. We discuss the 7th movie of the Rocky franchise, Creed.
Everyone has doubts, it’s what we do with them that counts.
Airport security lines, deserts, and how not to die of thirst.
Finding the real Diamond in the rough of 90’s cinema. Exploring royalty, riches, and a tale of two Princes.
What is beauty? Where can it be found? What can it do? Finding clarity in the middle of Western movies and my wife’s battle with cancer.
Yes…as a matter of fact, a robotic nurse actually can revolutionize a tired Hollywood theme with Gospel truth. Read this now…fer yer health!
What brings real hope and comfort in suffering? What sets Christianity apart from everything else? The scars of God.
Storms approach. The hurricane arrives. Cancer is here. But under the waves…we find the wild, free, surprising grace of God.
Could the…(gulp)..rom-com’s actually point us toward a bigger truth? What can these type of films tell us about the pursuit of God?
Fighting off nurses. Asking tough questions. Discovering real fatherhood through the Ultimate Father. This is the second post in a series on fathers.
Examining church conflict, confused dogs, and the mirrors we must hold up.
The final in a series of posts about the spiritual discipline of keeping a journal.
The first in a two-part series examining a helpful tool for growing in Christ.
Looking for a cure for lukewarm Christianity in the story of Elijah and the great showdown.
One of the hardest commands that God ever gives…and He gives it twice! A look at Hosea and the close love of God.
The wisdom of Pop-tart directions and how to have a good year.
A treasured text from guest writer Jerry Canupp on the goodness of Romans 8.
A treasured text from guest writer Mike Murrie. Thinking through a simple phrase that applies even when life seems complex.
There was a time when I spent 20 minutes crawling on my stomach for the chance to scare one of my best friends. And yes, it’s possible (ahem, likely) that … Continue reading
What runs through your mind at your lowest point? When you stare at rock-bottom; when your plans have all failed; when the promises of joy have been unmasked as lies … Continue reading
Breaking down the moral case for (and against) sex before marriage. Where do these paths end up? What truly satisfies?